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Student Pages Selected for State Legislature

Westminster, MD
12/05/2018 11:08 AM

Board of Education Meeting – Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Westminster, MD
12/05/2018 09:05 AM
The Board of Education of Carroll County will announce in public session that they will meet
in special closed session at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, as permitted by the
Maryland Open Meetings Act, Section 3-305 (b) as permitted by the Maryland Open Meetings Act, Section 3-305 (b) of the General Provisions Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland and Section 3-103 of the General Provision Articles of the Annotated Code of Maryland, to discuss matters that relate to negotiations.... Read more

61st Board of County Commissioners Sworn In

Westminster, MD
12/05/2018 09:03 AM
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - The 61st Carroll County Board of Commissioners was sworn in today during an inaugural ceremony at the county office building. Commissioner Stephen Wantz, District 1, Commissioner Richard Weaver, District 2, and Commissioner Dennis Frazier, District 3 begin their second terms today whereas  Commissioner C. Eric Bouchat, District 4, and Commissioner Ed Rothstein, COL, Ret., District 5 begin their first.... Read more

Carroll Manufacturers Recognized at Regional Manufacturing Institute’s Gala

Westminster, MD
11/30/2018 02:33 PM
Four Carroll County manufacturers were among the honored companies and over 600 guests at the Regional Manufacturing Institute’s Champions of Maryland Manufacturing Gala held at Martin’s West in Baltimore on November 29th.... Read more

Nominations Sought for Outstanding Teacher Awards

Westminster, MD
11/28/2018 02:05 PM
The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and the Carroll County Public School System are seeking nominations for the annual Outstanding Teacher Awards. The deadline for nominations is January 11, 2019.... Read more

AGORA'S MALAWI SOUL WINNING CONFERENCE NOV. 29 TO DEC. 1, 2018!

Taneytown, MD
11/27/2018 08:19 PM
Agora's Pastor Elton and His Team of Trained Soul-Winners In Malawi, Central Africa are Set to Hold Their Monthly Conference For November... Read more

Holiday Lighting Ceremony on December 10th

Westminster, MD
11/27/2018 10:19 AM
The Carroll County Board of Commissioners invites you to attend the Holiday Lighting Ceremony which will be held on Monday, December 10th at 5pm. The ceremony will take place in front of the Carroll County Office Building, located at 225 North Center Street in Westminster.... Read more

Board of Education Meeting – Wednesday, December 12

Westminster, MD
11/27/2018 09:53 AM
The Board of Education of Carroll County will hold its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. in the Charles I. Ecker Boardroom at the Board of Education offices, located at 125 North Court Street, Westminster. The public is encouraged to attend. There will be time for citizen participation at this meeting.... Read more

County to Hold Solar Array Project Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Westminster, MD
11/19/2018 10:18 AM
The Carroll County Board of Commissioners (BOC) invite interested citizens to join them at a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the Carroll County Solar Array Project. The event is Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the Hoods Mill Solar Field, 7901 Kabik Court, Woodbine, MD.... Read more

Mt. Airy Post-Tornado Tree and Vegetative Debris Removal Extended

Westminster, MD
11/19/2018 10:16 AM
Due to the inclement weather and delays this week, the Carroll County Department of Public Works (DPW) is extending the timeline to pick up trees and vegetative debris (branches, leaves, etc.) in Mount Airy.... Read more

Board of Education Budget Work Session – December 5

Westminster, MD
11/19/2018 10:14 AM
The Board of Education of Carroll County will hold a work session on the FY20 Operating Budget on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. in the Charles I. Ecker Boardroom at the Board of Education offices, located at 125 North Court Street, Westminster. The public is encouraged to attend. There will be no time for citizen participation at this meeting.... Read more

New Board of Education Members to Take Oath of Office

Westminster, MD
11/19/2018 10:13 AM
A swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected members of the Board of Education of Carroll County will be held on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. in the Charles I. Ecker Boardroom at the Board offices, located at 125 North Court Street in Westminster.... Read more

Manchester Valley to Host Vape Awareness Parent Education Session

Westminster, MD
11/16/2018 11:19 AM
Manchester Valley High School will host a Vape Awareness Parent Education Session entitled “See through the Smoke” on Thursday, November 29, 2018, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium.
This session is for adults only. Students will be participating in a session during school on November 30. Manchester Valley High School is located at 3300 Maple Grove Road, Manchester.... Read more

AGORA CELEBRATES ITS 12TH ANNIVERSARY WITH A BANQUET AND REPORT TO THE PEOPLE!

Westminster, MD
11/15/2018 05:55 AM
Join us this Friday Evening for our Annual Anniversary, with a special guest speaker, a delicious dinner, and wonderful Southern Gospel music!... Read more

Carroll Lutheran Village Restructures

Westminster, MD
11/14/2018 12:20 PM
Carroll Lutheran Village is reorganizing its business structure after nearly 40 years of serving older adults in Carroll County and a 2016 expansion into Howard County.

Lutheran Social Ministries of Maryland, Inc. has been formed to serve as the parent company to Carroll Lutheran Village and The Lutheran Village at MILLER’S GRANT in Ellicott City.... Read more

Middle School Students to Participate in SCORE Challenge

Westminster, MD
11/13/2018 02:32 PM
Oklahoma Road Middle School will be hosting the SCORE (Student Collaboration of Research Exploration) Challenge on Friday, November 16, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. Students from East, Mt. Airy, North Carroll, Oklahoma Road, Shiloh, and West Middle Schools will be participating.... Read more

Postponement - William Winchester Veterans Day Activity

Westminster, MD
11/13/2018 02:23 PM
William Winchester Elementary School will celebrate and honor the bravery and sacrifices of our U.S. veterans on Thursday, November 15, with a light breakfast from 8:00 to 8:45 a.m. Each student is invited to bring their family members who are veterans or are currently serving in the branches of the military. There also will be a short program.... Read more

Carroll County Special Education Citizens’ Advisory Committee

Westminster, MD
11/13/2018 01:40 PM
The Carroll County Public School System’s Special Education Citizens’ Advisory Committee will hold its next meeting of the 2018-2019 school year on Thursday, November 15, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Arc of Carroll County, located at 180 Kriders Church Road in Westminster, Maryland.... Read more

Long-Term Advisory Council to Present Recommendations

Westminster, MD
11/13/2018 12:18 PM
The Long-Term Advisory Council will present recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners at 6 PM on Nov. 27, 2018 in Room K-100 Carroll Community College, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster.... Read more

Videos by CCCTC Earn 1st Place in “I BUILT THIS” Video Contest

Westminster, MD
11/12/2018 03:26 PM
Students at the Carroll County Career and Technology Center were winners in two categories in the “I BUILT THIS” video contest sponsored by the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) and Build Your Future.... Read more

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